Advice for Neurobiology of Birdsong

David Wren-Hardin bdh4 at quads.uchicago.edu
Sat Dec 16 23:43:08 EST 1995


In article <4aq2cr$h4v at saims.skidmore.edu>,
cyble  <bmiller at scott.skidmore.edu> wrote:
>regeneration of RA-projecting HVC neurons in adult male canaries 
>(nottebaum and alvarez-buylla (sp?) have done a lot on this, as has 
>kern). good luck--it's fascinating stuff.

It's not regeneration per se; neurons are not regenerating, but
rather new neurons are being born. Look under "Neurogenesis."

There's a fair amount of new stuff with gene expression,
particularly immediate early genes. Look up Clayton,
and Clayton and Alvarez-Bullya.



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